Sin Ming Road

Sin Ming Road is located in the subzone of Upper Thompson at Bishan HDB Estate that remains a focal point of the Central region of Singapore. The estate is highly popular among property buyers due to its easy accessibility and central location from other parts of the nation. Due to their good conditions and prime location prices of the HDB units available in Sin Ming Road are also higher than that of other regions. A total of 19,000 flats, that includes 1,500 executive flats, are present in the Bishan HDB Estate along with a vast array of facilities and amenities present for the residents to enjoy.

 

Sin Ming Road is has both industrial and residential areas. Its situation can be determined roughly between Bishan- Ang Mo Kio Park and MacRitchie Nature Reserve. There are a total of 7 blocks present in the location. There are 7 blocks in total, The road consists of postal addresses from 570022 to 575627. There are 772 units in total, which were built between 1973 till 1974. The layout is generally of 3 bedrooms, 4 bedrooms and 5 bedrooms types of which the 4 bedroom units are sold the most. The condos over here are highly sought-after because of their strategic placement in Sin Ming Road.

 

Sin Ming Road is situated at a prime location hence accessibility is always very easy for the residents. The street is close to the Pan Island Expressway (PIE) and Central Expressway (CTE).  Due to the presence of these roads residents can easily commute to the Orchard road and the Central Business District(CBD).  There are several MRT lines located in the proximity. The most commonly used is the Bishan MRT station, Braddell MRT station and Marymount MRT station. And it has been planned that around 2020 a new station called Bright Hill MRT station is about to be opened on the upcoming Thompson-East Coast MRT line. Once its own MRT station will be opened then the area can be directly linked with the Central Business District of Singapore. There are several bus stop/bus stations in this street and the bus transportation is quite efficient. Thus, making a quick escape to any part of the city won’t be a problem at all.

 

One of the most popular aspects of the Sin Ming Road is the presence of prominent educational institutions in the vicinity. Some of the popular ones are-

 

Primary Schools

There is the campus of Ai Tong School which was established in 1912 and is a special assistance plan primary school. Due to the rising student enrollment the school has been relocated.  The 20th junior college in Singapore Eunoia Campus is also located in this area.

  • Ai Tong Primary School
  • Guangyang Primary School

 

Secondary School

The secondary schools are only fifteen minutes drive away and have been present imparting education for many decades.

  • Raffles Institution
  • Catholic High School 

 

Tertiary Institutions

For higher education also residents don’t have to go far away as there are several institutions for higher studies.

  • Raffles Junior College
  • Nanyang Junior College

 

There are many bistros, local hawker fares, specialty coffee joints and modern restaurants that surround the area.

 

Dinning-Out Places

  • Ah Mei café
  • Jai Thai café

 

Places of Worship

There are several places of worship in the proximity including Kong Meng San Phor Kark See temple which is Singapore’s biggest Mahayana Buddhist temple.

  • Tien Khon Thun Temple
  • Zion Bible-Presbyterian Church
  • Masjid An-Nahdhah

 

Shopping Centres

There are several places where one can shop for international as well as local products and the options for those places here is plenty. The popular shopping malls are just a few minutes’ drive away from the street like-

  • Thompson Plaza
  • Junction 8 Shopping Mall

 

Healthcare Facilities

For any residential or commercial area there is a need to have a proper medical facility. Sin Ming Road has plenty of options in that regard. The medical facilities are modern and very well maintained and can cater to any medical requirements in a short amount of time

  • Assisi Hospice
  • Mount Alvernia Hospital

 

There is one other HDB street in the nearby area that have similar amenities and facilities like  Shunfu Road and Sin Ming Industrial Estate Sector A.

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